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Romantic Piano Favourites Vol 7 / Péter Nagy


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550216   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Léo DelibesJohannes BrahmsFelix MendelssohnFranz Liszt,   ... 
Performer:  Péter Nagy
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sylvia: Pizzicato Polka by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; France 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Léo Delibes 
2. Songs (5), Op. 49: no 4, Wiegenlied by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Peter Nagy 
3. Songs without words, vol 6, Op. 67: no 6, Allegro non troppo in E major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841-1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 15 Secs. 
4. Valses oubliées (4) for Piano, S 215: no 1 in F sharp major by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Rome, Italy 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5. Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; France 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Zoltan Jeney and Peter Nagy 
6. Schwanengesang (Schubert), S 560: no 7, Ständchen "Leise flehen" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1839; Geneva, Switzerland 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
7. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, B 152/Op. 55: no 1 in F minor by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
8. Danzas (12) españolas for Piano, Op. 37: no 5, Andaluza by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1900; Spain 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
9. Songs (6), Op. 38: no 3, Daisies by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Peter Nagy and F.H. Schneider 
10. Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 5 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: Johannes Brahms 
11. Fantasy for Piano in C minor, K 475 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 12 Minutes 20 Secs. 
12. Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 3 in F minor by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: This performance was realized using the G. Buonamici edition of the score. 
13. Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
14. Lyric Pieces (7), Book 4, Op. 47: no 5, Melancholy by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885-1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
15. La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Péter Nagy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest 
Length: 9 Minutes 31 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Sylvia: Pizzicati from
Wiegenlied (Lullaby), Op. 49 No. 4: Cradle Song (trans. P. Nagy)
Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 6, Op. 67: Songs without Words, No. 36, "Cradle Song"
4 Valses oubliees, S215/R37: Valse Oubliees, S215/R37: No. 1
Berceuse, Op. 16: Berceuse Op. 16
Schwanengesang, D. 957 (arr. F. Liszt for piano): Schwanengesang, D. 957: No. 4. Standchen (Leise flehen meine Lieder) (arr. Liszt)
Nocturne No. 15 in F minor, Op. 55, No. 1
12 Danzas espanolas, Op. 37: Spanish Dance No. 5, Op. 37, "Andaluza"
6 Songs, Op. 38 (version for piano): Daisies, Op. 38
21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1: Hungarian Dance No. 5
Fantasia in C minor, K. 475
6 Moments musicaux, Op. 94, D. 780: Moment musical in F minor
Salut d'amour, Op. 12, "Liebesgruss": Salut d'amour, Op. 12
Lyric Pieces, Book 4, Op. 47: Melancholie
La Gioconda (arr. for piano): Dance of the Hours from La Gioconda

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